February 8 marks the 20th anniversary of Irish novelist and philosopher Iris Murdoch.
In remembrance, we offer this introductory reading guide to her work.
2. [easyazon_link identifier=”0393048756″ locale=”US” tag=”douloschristo-20″]Iris Murdoch: A Life[/easyazon_link] Peter Conradi
Drawing on hundreds of interviews, letters, and diaries, an authorized biography of the critically acclaimed philosopher and novelist traces her personal life and literary and philosophical career, from her student days at Oxford, through her marriage to John Bayley, to Murdoch’s remarkable influence on literary England, from 1940 to the present day.